News About 2016 Moir Stakes

2016 Moir Stakes Results: Extreme Choice Stamps Dominance

2016 Moir Stakes Results: Extreme Choice Stamps Dominance

Three-year-old Extreme Choice produced a career-best performance to beat a field of stars and win the featured Group 1 Moir Stakes (1000m) at Moonee Valley this evening. Trainer Mick Price unveiled a bold plan to saddle the star colt in the Moir Stakes first-up and subsequently set up a likely showdown with the likes of…

2016 Moir Stakes Tips & Betting Update

2016 Moir Stakes Tips & Betting Update

Tonight under the lights at Moonee Valley Racecourse the Moir Stakes 2016 takes centre stage featuring a top class line-up of sprinters, betting tips and the latest odds for the short-distance classic detailed below. Running as Moonee Valley Race 7 at 9:30pm (AEST), this year’s $500,000 Group 1 Charter Keck Cramer Moir Stakes (1000m) features…

Newitt Wary of Extreme Draw in Moir Stakes 2016

Newitt Wary of Extreme Draw in Moir Stakes 2016

It may only be a nine-starter 2016 Moir Stakes field at Moonee Valley on Friday night but the race’s dual winning hoop Craig Newitt is still wary of drawing the outside alley with Extreme Choice in the sprint classic. The runners have just 1000m to be first past the post in the weight-for-age $500,000 Group…

Updated 2016 Moir Stakes Betting Odds: Chautauqua

Updated 2016 Moir Stakes Betting Odds: Chautauqua

The returning Team Hawkes-trained super sprinter Chautauqua is the short-priced favourite in the Moir Stakes 2016 betting markets to win first-up under the lights at Moonee Valley Racecourse on Friday night. An ace field of nine sprint stars will face off in Moonee Valley Race 7 at 9:30pm (AEST) on Friday evening – the weight-for-age…

Chautauqua Heads 2016 Moir Stakes Field

Chautauqua Heads 2016 Moir Stakes Field

A star-studded field of the world’s top class sprinters faces off at Moonee Valley Racecourse on Friday night in the Moir Stakes 2016 including champion international performer Chautauqua. The Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes-trained son of Encosta De Lago is the highest-rated sprinter getting around and sixth elite level win first-up in the $500,000 Group…

2016 Gilgai Stakes Nominations Feature Chautauqua

2016 Gilgai Stakes Nominations Feature Chautauqua

Reigning champion Chautauqua headlines the Gilgai Stakes 2016 nominations for Flemington on Sunday but the superstar sprinter is set to miss the race in favour of a Moir Stakes run at Moonee Valley on Friday night. The Team Hawkes-trained glamour galloper is a seven-time Group 1 winner after his Hong Kong success in the Chairman’s…

English Heads 2016 Premiere Stakes Nominations

English Heads 2016 Premiere Stakes Nominations

The Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott-trained Group 1 winning mare English is the headline nominee and current all-in betting favourite to win the Premiere Stakes 2016 at Royal Randwick Racecourse on Saturday. Sydney Spring Racing Carnival hits fever pitch on the weekend for Epsom Handicap Day featuring six Group status races including the $300,000 Group…

2016 Moir Stakes Nominations: Buffering is Back

2016 Moir Stakes Nominations: Buffering is Back

Buffering is back chasing a record fourth win in the Moir Stakes 2016 this Friday night at Moonee Valley Racecourse. Robert Heathcote’s Brisbane-based warhorse has won three of the past four editions of the $500,000 Group 1 City Jeep Moir Stakes (1000m) including back-to-back wins in 2014 and 2015. He hasn’t raced since a disappointing…

Heatherly Has More to Learn Before 2016 Moir Stakes

Heatherly Has More to Learn Before 2016 Moir Stakes

Co-trainer Simon Zahra knows the stable’s promising mare Heatherly needs to learn how to behave in the barriers and get away with a clean jump if she is to match up to the star sprinters next start in the Moir Stakes 2016. The four-year-old daughter of Lonhro cost herself another Group 2 win last start…

Chautauqua Heads 2016 Manikato Stakes Nominations

Chautauqua Heads 2016 Manikato Stakes Nominations

Last year’s winner Chautauqua is the headliner among the 40 Manikato Stakes 2016 nominations taken by Racing Victoria (RV) for the Moonee Valley feature set to run on Cox Plate eve. Highlighting the action under the lights at the Valley on the evening of Friday, October 21, is the $1 million Manikato Stakes (1200m). Manikato…